(PRWEB) February 18, 2014
Power Rogers & Smith, P.C., founding partners Larry Rogers Sr., has been named to Roundtable: America's 100 Most Influential Trial Lawyers for 2014 by The Trial Lawyer Magazine. Larry Rogers Sr., was chosen for achieving extraordinary success in the courtroom, and legal profession.
Larry Rogers Sr., is recognized as one of the top trial lawyers in the Nation, with a record of achieving excellence. This list can be viewed at http://www.thenationaltriallawyers.org/the-trial-lawyer-magazine/the-round-table/
“To be chosen as a top 100 influential trial lawyer is an honor. I thank The Trial Lawyer Magazine for this distinction. In turn, I want to recognize my great colleagues at Power Rogers & Smith for all of the hard work they do.” Rogers Sr., said.
A leader in the personal injury field, Mr. Rogers was elected president of both the Cook County Bar Association and the Illinois Trial Lawyers Association, serving as the latter’s first African American president. Recognized nationally as a highly skilled personal injury litigator, he was named one of the Ten Most Influential Illinois Lawyers by American Lawyer Media, and one of the nation’s top 10 litigators by the National Law Journal.
During his distinguished career, Mr. Rogers has been honored with numerous awards, including the Distinguished Alumni Award from St. Xavier University; the DePaul University College of Law Alumni Award for Outstanding Service to the Legal Profession; and awarded Honorary Doctorate degrees from DePaul University College of Law and St. Xavier University. He is listed in Harvard Law Graduates Naifeh and Smith book, The Best Lawyers in America every year since 2001, and is a Fellow of the International Academy of Trial Lawyers, the International Society of Barristers, and the American College of Trial Lawyers. He was selected as one of the top trial lawyers by LawDragon, a group which selects the top 500 trial lawyers in the country. He was also selected by his peers for the Leading Lawyer Network as a leading lawyer in personal injury law. Mr. Rogers is a member of the Advisory Board for Leading Lawyers Network.
Power Rogers & Smith has recovered over $2 billion dollars in verdicts and settlements. Power Rogers & Smith has achieved the #1 spot in the Chicago Lawyer Annual Settlement Survey again in 2013, meaning the firm obtained more dollars in settlements than any other Chicago personal injury law firm. In fact, Power Rogers & Smith has finished first in the settlement survey in eight of the last fourteen years and has held the first place spot for the past four consecutive years, surpassing its next closest competitor by more than $400 Million in total settlement awards since 2000
About Power Rogers & Smith, P.C.
Power Rogers & Smith is a Chicago personal injury law firm devoted to representing individuals who have sustained catastrophic injuries or were killed due to the wrongful conduct of others, including insurance companies, corporations, trucking companies, manufacturers, hospitals, doctors and other wrongdoers. Power Rogers & Smith works on a contingent fee basis. It only gets paid if you win and obtain compensation. Any fees or costs will only be charged if there is a recovery for the client. Power Rogers & Smith is consistently listed among the best Chicago personal injury trial law firms in the United States. Its named partners are listed among the "Best Lawyers in America" and "Illinois Super Lawyers." Two of its partners are members of the Inner Circle of Advocates, a select legal organization limited to 100 of the nation's best plaintiff lawyers. They are also Fellows of the International Academy of Trial Lawyers as well as the American Academy of Trial Lawyers.